Local News

Rebecca Pow MP welcomes record number of people in work

Taunton Deane MP, Rebecca Pow has welcomed the news that the number of people in work across the UK remains at a record high, and the rate of women in work is at the highest level since comparable records began, showing the fundamentals of our economy remain strong.

Successful Older Age Fair!

Rebecca Pow MP, held a highly successful Older Persons Fair to coincide with National Older Peoples Day on Saturday 1st October at Taunton’s Brewhouse Theatre.

New partnership opens up wild Taunton for everyone

Viridor has renewed its partnership with the Somerset Wildlife Trust to support their urban wildlife project, The Routes to the River Tone, to bring people closer to wildlife in Taunton.

National Older Peoples Day Fair

Rebecca Pow, Member of Parliament for Taunton Deane will be holding a special Fair for residents of a certain age across Taunton Deane on Saturday 1st October (National Older Peoples Day).

Rebecca Pow Backs Taunton Recyclers

Rebecca Pow, Member of Parliament for Taunton Deane, rolled up her sleeves and spent an afternoon with UK leading recycler Viridor, visiting the Taunton Recycling Centre, Reuse Shop and HQ on the front line of British recycling.

Rebecca Pow PM: welcomes new jobs figures showing a strong economy in Taunton

Taunton Deane MP, Rebecca Pow has welcomed today’s figures showing that there are 231,000 more people in work across the South West and 2.7 million more people across the United Kingdom back in work than in 2010, meaning that more families across Taunton Deane have the security of a regular pay packet.

MP Presents Monument Petition

The iconic Wellington Monument stands tall on the Blackdown Hills and is clearly visible from all over the Taunton Deane constituency marking the gateway to the South West.

Woodland Trust Free Tree Planting

Primary Schools in Taunton Deane are being offered the chance to plant free trees with help from the Woodland Trust.